Working languages:
English to German
German to English

Antje Matthaeus
Corporate communications with style

Local time: 02:31 CEST (GMT+2)

Native in: German (Variant: Germany) Native in German
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Transcription, Training
Specializes in:
Law (general)Finance (general)
Social Science, Sociology, Ethics, etc.Accounting
Business/Commerce (general)Management

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Words translated: 1,376
English to German - Standard rate: 0.11 EUR per word / 35 EUR per hour
German to English - Standard rate: 0.11 EUR per word / 35 EUR per hour
Preferred currency EUR
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 83, Questions answered: 30, Questions asked: 16
Blue Board entries made by this user  2 entries

Payment methods accepted PayPal, Wire transfer
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 6
Translation education Master's degree - Martin-Luther-Universitaet Halle-Wittenberg
Experience Years of experience: 23. Registered at Mar 2005. Became a member: Jun 2010.
Credentials English to German (Martin-Luther-Univerität Halle-Wittenberg)
German to English (Martin-Luther-Univerität Halle-Wittenberg )
Memberships N/A
Software memoQ, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office Pro, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS, Smartling, STAR Transit
CV/Resume English (PDF)
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Professional practices Antje Matthaeus endorses's Professional Guidelines (v1.1).

Selected projects:

EnglishGerman, German–English
•    business (general business communication, newsletters, leaflets, posters and intranet articles on a wide range of topics including safety and other achievements, demonstrations of citizenship, courage, respect and other company values, customer events and feedback, trade shows, IT news, data protection, mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, earnings, organisational changes, appointments, diversity)
•    ethics & compliance (company policies on data protection, travel & expenses, export controls and trade sanctions, ethics & compliance, anti-corruption, doing business with third parties, insider trading, privacy, equal employment opportunity and anti-harassment, internal investigations, intercompany transactions, compensation)
•    finance & accounting (quarterly and annual financial statements, management reports and accompanying presentations for employees)
•    HR (job postings, job descriptions, employment contracts, bonus agreements, recruitment process descriptions, HR systems descriptions for IT purposes, in-house training materials on company policies, ethics& compliance, effective communication, building trust, observing performance and providing feedback, coaching, mentoring, managing conflicts, high performance culture, business metrics, service excellence, continuous improvement, problem solving)
•    HSE (roadmaps, incident reports, training materials)
•    IT (software manuals, user interfaces, help texts, operating instructions, hardware requirements, product descriptions, IT service processes)
•    lean manufacturing (newsletters, programme descriptions, training materials and communications on Kaizen, Six Sigma, 3P, 5S)
•    legal (service agreements, service provider agreements, maintenance agreements, confidentiality agreements, license agreements, share pledge agreements, asset purchase agreements, works agreements, business introducer agreement, asset management mandate, terms and conditions)
•    localization (websites, apps, collaboration software, expense reporting)
•    management (executive messages to employees and investors)
•    marketing (product description and promotional website content, neuromusic)
•    marketing research (customer, supplier and employee surveys; survey results reports)
•    medical (reports of medical procedures and treatments for insurance companies)
•    public relations (subtitling of promotional videos and executive messages, press releases, materials for trade shows, incl. micro websites, posters, brochures, etc.)
•    technical (product brochures, user manuals, company websites, web shop content, quality audit reports, failure analyses)

•    Achim Hildebrandt, Sebastian Jäckle “Pervasive Polarization or Partial Convergence? Moral Attitudes of Religious and Secular People at Various Levels of Development”, International Journal of Public Opinion Research, 2019
•    Achim Hildebrandt, Eva-Maria Trüdinger, Dominik Wyss“The Missing Link? Modernization, Tolerance, and Legislation on Homosexuality”, Political Research Quarterly 72(1), 2018
•    Achim Hildebrandt,Eva-Maria Trüdinger, Sebastian Jäckle “Sooner or later: the influence of public opinion and religiosity on the enactment of laws recognizing same-sex unions”, Journal of European Public Policy 24(8), 2016
•    Achim Hildebrandt, “Who’s in favour? Same-sex union laws in parliament”, Journal of Legislative Studies 22(3), 2016
•    Achim Hildebrandt, Frieder Wolf “How Much of a Sea-Change? Land Policies after the Reforms of Federalism”, German Politics 25(2), 2016
•    Achim Hildebrandt, “What Shapes Abortion Law? – A Global Perspective”, Global Policy 6(4), 2015
•    Achim Hildebrandt, “Christianity, Islam and Modernity. Explaining Prohibitions on Homosexuality in UN Member States”, Political Studies,2014
•    Achim Hildebrandt, “Routes to Decriminalization: A comparative analysis of the legalization of same-sex sexual acts”, in: Sexualities 17(1/2), 2014
•    Sophia Schubert, “On the Assessment of ’Civilizations’ in Political Culture Research. Criticism and Alternative”, in Comparative Sociology, Volume 13, Issue 5, 2014
•    several articles in „Spirale der Zeit“, Schriften aus dem Haus der Frauengeschichte (ISSN: 1864-5275), 2007-2010
•    Almut Lanz “Friedrich Hoffmann: Concordance Between Medical Theory and Practice” in Jürgen Helm and Renate Wilson (eds.) “Medical Theory and Therapeutic Practice in the Eighteenth Century” (2008) (ISBN: 978-3-515-08889-3)
•    Angelika Vetter, “Local Politics a Resource for Democracy in Western Europe” (2007) (ISBN: 978-0739120200)
•    Birgit Pfau-Effinger, “Development of Culture, Welfare States and Women's Employment in Europe” (2004) (ISBN: 978-0754616931)

Annual volume: 2014 ca. 220,000 words; 2015 ca. 260,000 words; 2016 ca. 315,000; 2017 ca. 400,000 words; 2018 ca. 434,000 words, 2019 ca. 440,000 words

- 1992-1998 student of English, Economics, Business and Russian at Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg and Montana State University
- 1995-1998 part-time employment at Institute for Economic Research, Halle
- 2002-2004 in-house translator at Ernst & Young, Stuttgart
- since 1998 freelance translator, reviewer and language trainer

My services are most beneficial to clients who appreciate long-term cooperation, quality controlled results and my attention to detail and style, all based on years of experience, meticulous research and a profound understanding of both German and English.

This user has earned KudoZ points by helping other translators with PRO-level terms. Click point total(s) to see term translations provided.

Total pts earned: 87
PRO-level pts: 83

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English to German58
German to English25
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Finance (general)8
Certificates, Diplomas, Licenses, CVs8
Sports / Fitness / Recreation5
Engineering: Industrial4
Human Resources4
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